The Rise and Stall of the Islamic State in Afghanistan
|Title||The Rise and Stall of the Islamic State in Afghanistan|
|Year of Publication||2017|
|Subtitle / Series Title||USIP Special Report|
|Institution||United States Institute of Peace|
The U.S. military dropped its largest bomb ever used in combat this week on an ISIS redoubt in Afghanistan. This USIP report details the structure, composition and growth of the group’s so-called Khorasan province, and outlines policy issues for dealing with the threat.